Tag: Moonalice

10/06/14

Rex Founders, Friends and Family to Speak at So Many Roads Conference

On Saturday, November 8, Rex co-founder and Board Member Carolyn Garcia, Executive Director Cameron Sears, and Sandy Sohcot, Executive Director of The World As It Could Be Human Rights Education Program, will take part in a roundtable discussion of “‘The More That You Give’: Philanthropy, Philosophy, and the Rex Foundation.” Chaired by Rex Advisory Board […]

EVENT: AUG 12, 2014 in AT&T Park, San Francisco

Photo Album – SF Giants Jerry Garcia Tribute Night 2014

Trixie Garcia and Bill Walton

Thanks to Susana Millman and Bob Minkin for these great shots from the Giants’ Jerry Garcia Tribute night, which was lots of fun and raised money for Rex. And thanks to everyone who came to the game to support us and the Giants!

04/03/13

Rex Musical Caravan Rolls Into Napa May 9-12

Update: As stated on Furthur.net, Furthur will NOT be playing the BottleRock Napa Valley festival due to Bob Weir”s current inability to play. Per the site: Due to unforeseen circumstances, Furthur regretfully will be unable to appear as scheduled at BottleRock Napa Valley on Thursday, May 9.  Grateful Dead & Furthur Co-Founder Bob Weir, is […]

12/27/12

Checking in With Pete Sears

Moonalice band photoMost Rex fans are probably familiar with Pete Sears from his work back in the day with artists like Rod Stewart, Jefferson Starship, Hot Tuna, and in more recent times with our good friends and Rex Musical Caravan mainstays Moonalice. His name has also come up a lot in connection with his support of Rex grantee Project Avary. Perhaps not so well known, though, is the fact that Pete also knows Rex from the perspective of having been a grantee himself, with Rex having helped fund a human-rights video he made in 1988.

06/26/12

SF Giants Celebrate Jerry’s 70th Birthday!

Join us at AT&T Park August 1 as the San Francisco Giants salute Jerry Garcia on his 70th birthday! A portion of all ticket sales benefits the Rex Foundation and other Grateful Dead related charities, so come on down, celebrate Jerry, and cheer the Giants against the Mets! Moonalice rocks the ballpark with pre-game music […]

05/09/12

Project Avary Celebrates Crowning Achievements June 4

Rex grantee Project Avary has been making a positive difference in the lives of children with a parent in prison for some years now. On June 4, they’re holding their annual celebration of the kids and their efforts at a notable evening at the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco. Besides dinner, wine, and […]

02/14/12

The Wheel–A Musical Celebration…In DC!

Just added! After the Rex event, Rex Musical Caravan members and DC’s own Grateful Dead Tribute Band On the Bus continue the tunes at the Hamilton with a late night show!   The Wheel – A Musical Celebration of Jerry Garcia and Benefit for the Rex Foundation ON THE ROAD TO WASHINGTON, DC Featuring: New […]

11/01/10

CD and Download: Jerry Jams for Rex

Now at #2 on the Relix/Jambands.com Radio chart! David Shehi reviews Jerry Jams for Rex on Honest Tune! All proceeds from this  release benefit the Rex Foundation August 9, 2010 marks the 15 year anniversary of legendary musician and Grateful Dead co-founder Jerry Garcia’s death. As a way to honor his musical and community legacy, […]

12/09/09

Thanks for Giving ~ Pictures and Thank You’s

Thanks for Giving: the Rex Musical Caravan pulled into the Great American Music Hall November 28, when the New Riders of the Purple Sage and Moonalice rocked the house in support of the Rex Foundation. Susana Millman and Bob Minkin got some great shots of the bands, separately and together. Here are a few highlights; […]

09/22/09

Moonalice: Gathering of the Tribe

Moonalice band pic A “matriarchy with kind values,” Moonalice brings music,  posters and lots of free stuff wherever the band goes. “It’s more fun that way,” says band member Chubby Wombat Moonalice, AKA Roger McNamee.